Biomarkers for the prediction of venous thromboembolism in the community

Marja K. Puurunen, Danielle Enserro, Vanessa Xanthakis, Martin G. Larson, Emelia J. Benjamin, Geoffrey H. Tofler, Kai C. Wollert, Christopher J. O'Donnell, Ramachandran S. Vasan

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Abstract

Background &objectives Venous and arterial thrombosis share common pathophysiology. Multiple biomarkers reflecting various biological pathways can predict arterial thrombosis. We studied whether this approach could identify persons at risk of first venous thromboembolism (VTE).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)34-39
Number of pages6
JournalThrombosis Research
Volume145
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2016
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Biomarkers
  • Epidemiology
  • Risk factors
  • Thrombosis
  • Venous thromboembolism

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology

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